On the catwalk at Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse
Posted on 27th February 2018
Discover the latest trends in wedding wear during the sensational catwalk show at Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 10-11 March, guaranteed to leave you spell-bound. Here’s a look at the brands and businesses set to showcase.
Shows daily at 11.30am, 1.15pm and 3pm
Confetti Bridal Centre
Scene: 1, 4, 5 & 8
Confetti Bridal Centre has been established in the historic town of Wokingham in the South East of Berkshire for nearly 28 years. Not only well established, Confetti Bridal Centre is one of the largest and most experienced wedding dress shops in Berkshire. With an extensive collection of stunning gowns, the shop features some of the world’s leading designers such as Essence of Australia, Stella York, Morilee, Randy Fenoli and the distinguished Maggie Sottero and Sottero & Midgley. The fully trained bridal consultants have an extensive knowledge between them and will be there to listen and advise you during your appointment, ensuring a personalised service throughout your journey with Confetti Bridal Centre.
Slater Menswear is celebrating more than 40 years in retail. The family-run company now has 25 stores and knows a thing or two about suits and formalwear. Take advantage of great offers on two- and three-piece suits ranging from £49 to £475, as well as 5 for 4 on all formalwear and highland wear. Plus, each store has its own team of tailors and seamstresses offering a FREE alteration service to all customers. Slater Menswear is renowned for its excellent customer service, value for money and fantastic selection of suits.
The team at John Lewis High Wycombe are ready to help you find the ideal outfit from ceremony to celebration. Come to discover the perfect wedding outfit from exclusive brands such as Fenn Wright Manson, Modern Rarity and Bruce Oldfield and high-end high street occasion wear from Phase Eight, Whistles and Hobbs. At the catwalk show you will see wedding guest outfits, accessories and hats for a flawless occasion look. Visit the John Lewis stand to talk to personal stylists about all the styles, trends and brands the women’s wear departments have to offer. Alternatively, you can book personal styling appointments in store, by phone or online at johnlewis.com/personalstyling. The John Lewis personal styling services are complimentary with no obligation to buy. John Lewis also has a designated occasion wear hub in its Oxford Street flagship store and offers a selection of wedding dresses too. If you haven’t set up your wedding gift list yet, tick one more job off the list and register for free today at johnlewisgiftlist.com to be in with the chance to win a Kuoni holiday.
Elegans Menswear is a leading independent formal wear shop based in Bracknell, Berkshire which specialises in prestige suits for weddings, black tie parties and Royal Ascot race days. Alex Rathkey has been running Elegans for three years and has quickly grown a reputation for his unique one-to-one, personable service. Elegans offers an excellent choice of the latest colours and styles in men’s formalwear. Hire packages for adults and boys are available as well as made-to-measure suits to buy. Elegans stocks suits by designers such as Torre, Wilvorst, Masterhand, and John White shoes. Featuring in the catwalk show are samples of Elegans’ on-trend slim-fit suits and tailcoats, available to hire, along with a mix of waistcoats and complementing accessories.
Champagne and Strawberries
The team at Champagne and Strawberries will help you find the dress of your dreams with an attention to detail that is second to none. A friendly, family-run business in Lancashire supplying designer gowns for discerning brides and bridesmaids, Champagne and Strawberries’ high quality, designer range contains all kinds of styles for sizes from the petite to the more curvaceous. Are you seeking a romantic, fairytale dress? Do you prefer Empire lines and classic, elegant styles? Dreamy flounces? Sparkling embroidery? Glamorous sheaths? Gowns with those subtle extra touches that make everyone gasp with admiration? This is exactly what Champagne and Strawberries can provide, with an aim to make your wedding both special and memorable. The team can even arrange to bring gowns to your home if you prefer a relaxed setting with your closest friends and family around. You can even find matching accessories such as bridal veils and tiaras for that perfect finishing touch.
Moss Bros has supplied suits for special occasions for more than 165 years – so you’re in safe hands. With lounge suits becoming an increasingly popular choice for grooms, Moss Bros has introduced the Moss 1851 sky blue sharkskin design in a lighter shade then your typical grey suit and with the weave of the fabric giving it a smooth finish. Also offering a flattering tailored fit, the Moss 1851 navy blue three-piece is a perfect option for a classically stylish suit. Both styles are available for hire and purchase, making the option of matching suits even easier.
We welcome all the models back on stage for a fabulous finale.
Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 10-11 March is Berkshire’s premier bridal exhibition, bringing together more than 90 expert wedding suppliers spread over two floors. As well as the sensational choreographed catwalk shows, there will be live music performed on the cafe stage, competitions, deals and discounts, goody bags for the first 100 brides through the doors and free copies of the brand new issue of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Bride magazine.
Tickets are £5 each or £15 for a group of four in advance (booking fee applies), or £7.50 each on the day. Buy your tickets to Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse in advance now.